Shocking stats about online search and what it means to small and medium business

June 2, 2010

Did you know that 80% of people now search for products or services using online search engines instead of yellow pages or other printed directories?

They do!

Not only that: A MASSIVE 98% of search engine users never go beyond the first page of search results. If they don’t at first find what they are looking for they search a new word or phrase.

So what does this mean to you if you are in business?

It should be obvious. If you want to use the internet as a lead generation source for your offline business (or online business) you need to be on the first page of search results.

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